With myriad details that go into wedding planning, a wedding planner must have equal parts of creativity, resourcefulness, budgeting skills and finesse to pull everything together. So if you want to pursue this career, our wedding planner course can help you develop the above mentioned skills.
This course is filled with relevant information that will help you become an expert in planning weddings. You’ll learn about the roles and responsibilities of a wedding planner and different types of ceremonies and weddings. To help you navigate wedding planning with ease, the course will teach you how to select and deal with suppliers, source various elements of the event and organise weddings overseas. You will also find a unit dedicated to putting up and marketing your own wedding planning business.
The primary objectives of the Wedding Planner Course are to: (a) familiarise you with different aspects of wedding planning; (b) provide you with practical information on how to successfully pull a wedding together; (c) enable you to provide a good wedding planning service that meets the preference of couples; and (d) help you learn how to start your own wedding planning business.
This module introduces you to the essential personal skills, duties, and tasks of wedding planners. It discusses the ways wedding planners can help couples have the wedding that they want and build a good working relationship with clients, vendors, suppliers, and with anyone involved in the event.
For this unit, you will explore different communication techniques and customer service skills necessary in your career as a wedding planner. You’ll also examine the various components of customer service that apply when dealing with business partners, suppliers, and service providers.
Understand the process of planning and organizing a religious wedding and get acquainted with the religious and legal requirements for various types of religious weddings. Get an overview of what wedding in the Church of England, Muslim practice, Catholic and Buddhist faiths, and Sikh and Greek Orthodox look like and the legal requirements that must be accomplished.
Learn the process of arranging a civil wedding and the legal requirements that the couple must comply with. Get familiar with the different venues for this type of wedding and discover how to add some artistic touch to a minimalist style of wedding.
Learn the difference between civil partnership and civil wedding and gain knowledge on the three types of civil partnership ceremonies and how they are organized. Dig further on your role in helping clients choose a wedding ceremony that aligns with their aspirations.
Find out more about overseas weddings, including the costs, legal requirements, and the challenges involved in organizing a wedding abroad. You’ll develop an understanding of the elements needed to successfully prepare and organize an overseas wedding and benefit from interactive discussions on styling, themes, and some creative ideas for overseas weddings.
This unit will explore the different kinds of overseas wedding packages and the legal considerations and documentation involved in organizing a wedding abroad. You’ll learn more about the advantages of pre-arranged weddings and your duties and tasks as a wedding planner in this type of package.
In this module, you’ll explore possible techniques that may be used to coordinate a themed wedding event. You’ll consider the issues that you’ll like encounter in organizing traditional and non-traditional themed weddings and learn how your work as a wedding planner can help make the celebration even more amazing not just for the couple but also for anyone involved in the event.
You’ll be trained in the effective selection and maintenance of networks and suppliers of products and services. You’ll expand your previous knowledge on themed weddings with relevant information on how to successfully pull off weddings with unusual themed locations such as Caribbean-inspired, Italian-themed and Medieval-inspired weddings.
In this module, you’ll become familiar with the guidelines for the procurement of different kinds of wedding outfits and the selection of wedding flower arrangements appropriate for the theme of the wedding.
Make weddings more fun not just for the couple but also for the attendees by adding entertainment packages, wedding favors, tokens, and other wedding elements that suit the style and artistic direction of the wedding ceremony. Get expert tips and advice to reduce cost and get the best deal from suppliers and vendors.
Give your wedding planning business a good head start with business planning and development tips covered in this chapter. A concise blueprint will teach you how to put up a work-from-home wedding planning business and accomplish legal requirements and financial documentation essential for your business.
In this unit, you will examine different marketing strategies that can be used to promote your business. You’ll also explore your responsibilities as a sole trader and determine relevant laws which you must comply with.
This module presents an introduction to the key concepts of wedding floristry. You’ll get an overview of the different handling techniques for basic and essential flower arrangements and gain valuable insights on the common types of wedding bouquets and decors.
The most popular wedding flowers are described in this chapter with extensive details on their market potential, origins, and applications. This chapter also provides a brief description of the world cut flower trade and its impact to floristry business here and abroad.
You’ll get familiar with the proper methods for conditioning flowers and stems to prolong their life and ensure that they look their BEST throughout the occasion. You’ll get extensive instruction on the methods and special requirements used for handling special types of stems.
This module introduces you to the five basic elements of design including the observable components, ingredients, and physical characteristics of a great floral creation. You will gain practical and technical skills essential for making arrangements that incorporate natural floral beauty and artistic flair and get acquainted with various creative ideas for a more standout design and creation.
You will expand your knowledge of design and presentation with an in-depth lecture on the basic principles of floral design. You’ll gain deeper understanding of the importance of foliage in floral arrangements and discover the different ways to render a cohesive look to your creations.
Broaden your floristry repertoire with extensive knowledge on the common wedding flower designs for bouquets and boutonnieres. You’ll get acquainted with the different concepts in flower wedding cake designs while receiving expert guided instruction on the creative applications of flowers for the various aspects of wedding ceremony.
Get started on your floristry business with our concise startup guide. Discover the strategic ways to manage and run your own wedding flower business and gain insider tools and secrets to market your service. Learn how to maximize your attendance to wedding fairs, network with key people, and work with efficiency while on a budget.
This module helps you prepare for the big day with an interactive tutorial on the basic process of ordering and setting up arrangements for delivery. It is brimming with beautiful ideas, as well as practical and expert advice on wedding arrangements making this chapter the ultimate sourcebook for both florists and brides-to-be.
Gain deeper appreciation of the unique and memorable alternatives to traditional bridal bouquet toss and learn some of the creative ways to re-purpose your arrangements after the big day. Discover insider secrets for preserving bouquets while gaining familiarity with the uses and care of foliage varieties for flower arrangements and bouquet designs.